TX HB1020 | 2017-2018 | 85th Legislature


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-1)
Status: Passed on May 23 2017 - 100% progression
Action: 2017-05-23 - Effective on 9/1/17
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [HTML]


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Roll Calls

2017-05-11 - Senate - Read 3rd time (Y: 31 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2017-05-11 - Senate - Three day rule suspended (Y: 31 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2017-03-30 - House - Read 3rd time RV#136 (Y: 141 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 8) [PASS]
2017-03-29 - House - Read 2nd time RV#123 (Y: 145 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 3) [PASS]


2017-05-23 Effective on 9/1/17
2017-05-23 Signed by the Governor
2017-05-15 Sent to the Governor
2017-05-15SenateSigned in the Senate
2017-05-15HouseSigned in the House
2017-05-12HouseReported enrolled
2017-05-11HouseSenate passage reported
2017-05-11SenateRecord vote
2017-05-11SenateRead 3rd time
2017-05-11SenateRecord vote
2017-05-11SenateThree day rule suspended
2017-05-11SenateVote recorded in Journal
2017-05-11SenateRead 2nd time & passed to 3rd reading
2017-05-11SenateLaid before the Senate
2017-05-11SenatePlaced on local & uncontested calendar
2017-05-01SenateCommittee report printed and distributed
2017-05-01SenateRecommended for local & uncontested calendar
2017-05-01SenateReported favorably w/o amendments
2017-05-01SenateTestimony taken in committee
2017-05-01SenateConsidered in public hearing
2017-05-01SenateScheduled for public hearing on . . .
2017-04-12SenateReferred to State Affairs
2017-04-12SenateRead first time
2017-04-03SenateReceived from the House
2017-03-31HouseReported engrossed
2017-03-30HouseRecord vote
2017-03-30HouseRead 3rd time
2017-03-29HouseRecord vote
2017-03-29HousePassed to engrossment
2017-03-29HouseRead 2nd time
2017-03-29HousePlaced on General State Calendar
2017-03-27HouseConsidered in Calendars
2017-03-23HouseCommittee report sent to Calendars
2017-03-23HouseCommittee report distributed
2017-03-22HouseComte report filed with Committee Coordinator
2017-03-21HouseReported favorably w/o amendment(s)
2017-03-21HouseConsidered in public hearing
2017-03-14HouseLeft pending in committee
2017-03-14HouseTestimony taken/registration(s) recorded in committee
2017-03-14HouseConsidered in public hearing
2017-03-14HouseScheduled for public hearing on . . .
2017-03-06HouseReferred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
2017-03-06HouseRead first time


Texas State Sources

Bill Comments 750